AS SOUND AS A TROUT

Its all about trout this week, and we have some cracking photographs of beautiful fish from Owel and Mount Dalton.Mount Dalton is really becoming an Anglers Trout Paradise and its nesting in the hills near the village of Rathconrath.On...

CRACKING PIKE, PERCH AND TROUT FROM MIDLAND LAKES

Our local lakes are making the headlines across the Angling World, with some super pike, perch, and trout coming on board. Last week we featured a few good pike from Ennell, and this week we feature another big double....

ZALT ALMIGHTY TAKES THE BAIT

Well here we are rattling into the 2nd week of September and already the nets are bulging with super fish. It was a magical week here in the Midlands and we have some cracking photographs of local and visiting...

Yellow-bellied Slider Turtle found on the River Maigue

An unusual discovery was made on the River Maigue on Wednesday, 18th June, by Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) officers: a yellow-bellied slider turtle. The male turtle was found in the tidal waters of the River Maigue at Adare Village. It...

PERCH ON THE MOVE

It’s all go in the Angling World and we had some fun in the sun on Owel last week. The trout were reluctant to take the bait, but some lovely perch were caught. Some of the sun sets on...

MOONEY TOP ROD ON WHITELAKE

Another week has drifted past in the Angling World and we have another net bursting angling report this week. Whitelake anglers were in action and Paul Mooney of Castlepollard won the Joe Farrellelly Memorial Cup. Also in North Westmeath...

“Married to Victoria”

ITFFA National Championship Balbriggan angler Stuart Marry realised a boyhood dream when he won the National Challenge Trophy at the Irish Trout Fly Fishing Associations National Angling Championship. Stuart, who has been trying for over twenty years to represent his...

CLASSIC TROUT FISHING ACROSS WESTMEATH

St Patrick’s weekend produced some super trout fishing for local and visiting Anglers, and we await the arrival of the first hatch of fly on the Midlands lakes it will only get better. Soon you will have duck fly...

SPANISH MACKERAL, CANAL PIKE, TROUT / NOW YOUR FISHING.

Yep its another first for Angling focus with a cracking photograph of Mullingar Angler Anthony Hoey in Australia with a super Spanish Mackeral.Plus we had a cracking few days at the trout fishing which started on March 1st.Andy Boyle...

FLANAGANS FORAYS FROM THE CORRIB

Yep the opening weekend of the Trout season dawned Blustery, Wet, and Cold not your ideal conditions for lashing flies or trolling lures across the likes of Conn, Mask, or Corrib. I had planned a trip to Lough Mask...